How to Decide if Greek Life is Right for You Tips and Resources for Students and the Ins-and-Outs of Fraternity and Sorority Life
Though there are many clubs and activities on college campuses for students to get involved in, one of the popular choices is Greek Life, or joining a fraternity or sorority. The benefits of membership in on-campus Greek Life spans beyond college itself; a 2014 Gallup poll indicated that college graduates who were members of fraternities or sororities thrive professionally and personally more than those who were not members. Membership in a fraternity or sorority can involve time and monetary commitments that non-members do not have, but for many college students the benefits of having a close-knit community and home away from home outweigh the costs. Learn more about what “Going Greek” involves and the potential rewards and drawbacks that can come with membership.